Weekly Newsletter - 24th February 2019

7th Sunday of Ordinary Time.
24th February, 2019
Fr.Denis Stritch P.P. 029 68007/086 2206607
Parish Website www.rockchapel.ie
Masses for the Week
Sun:       10.00 a.m. – John Twomey, Meenkeragh.
Sat:         7.30 p.m. – Johnny Angland, Meentinna and his son Timmy Francis.
Sun:       11.00 a.m. – Paddy O’Riordan, Knockscovane.
Vigil Mass next Saturday nightis in Rockchapel at 7.30 p.m.
Confessions at 7.00 p.m.
Readers for Next Weekend.
Sat:         7.30 p.m. – Leonora O’Callaghan.
Sun:        10.00 a.m. – Noreen O’Keeffe.
Eucharist Ministers next weekend
Sat:         7.30 p.m. – Shelia Mulcahy & Kit Doody.
Sun:        10.00 a.m. – Áine Curtin & Breeda O’Callaghan.
Mass intentions next weekend
Sat:         7.30 p.m. – Billy Mulcahy, Stagmount.
Sun:       10.00 a.m. – Den Morrissey.
Sun:       11.00 a.m. – Kathleen Kelly, Knockduff. 1st Anniversary.
Collections Last weekend
Rockchapel: €354                                                                    Meelin: €266
Collectors for March
Vigil: Noreen Murphy, Sean Allen, Jessie Collins.
Sunday: Timmie Twomey, Johnny J. Stack & Diarmuid Hickey.
Altar Society for March
Susan Curtin, Kathleen Barry & Elaine Hickey.
Winning numbers were 7, 8, 10, 13. No Jackpot winner. Next jackpot is €2,900. Lucky Dip Winners of €25: Aenie Lane; Mick Carroll; Den O’Grady. Seller’s Prize: Aenie Lane.
A rally is taking place in Rockchapel area next weekend, 2nd & 3rd March 2019. A one-way system will be in place from Rockchapel GAA grounds on Saturday & Sunday. Please expect delays and co-operate with stewards for the rally. Thank You.
Asthma Society
A church gate collection will take place next weekend for Asthma Society of Ireland.
Help Fight the Big C
Fundraiser hosted by Mary Cregan in The Devon Inn, Fri 15th March. Music by Paddy Quilligan with special guest. The Liam O’Connor Show. Beneficiaries: Bru Columbanus , ACT( aid cancer treatment), Brain Tumor Ireland, BHOC (Bandon hyperbaric oxygen centre). Tickets for sale in local shops.
Cloyne Diocesan Pilgrimages for 2019
·         Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes – 31st May to 5th June 2019. Booking for pilgrimage is now open with Joe Walsh Tours, 117 Patrick St. Cork. 021-4277959. Sick/Assisted Pilgrim application Forms are available from The Parish Secretary, 27/28 Bank Place, Mallow. 022-20276
·         Diocesan Pilgrimage to Knock is on Sunday 12th May. Parishes to make their own travel arrangements.
·         Diocesan Pilgrimage to Fatima 9th-16th September 2019. Contact Pilgrimages Abroad Lauri Duffy Travel, Dublin 01-6359300.
Cork Simon


Cork Simon’s Coffee Morning is back, and we need your help. Organise a coffee morning during March in your workplace, school or home and help fight homelessness in Cork. Don’t like coffee – no worries organise an Afternoon Tea instead. We have everything you need to help you organise your gathering. Please contact Margaret 021 4929415 to receive your pack.